10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  5​h
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
End: Hyderabad

1
night
Amritsar

Amritsar ©
A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wagah. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in a show at Wagah. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib, admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh, admire the landmark architecture of Akal Takht, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Guru Ka Mahal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durgiana Temple.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Amritsar trip itinerary builder tool .

Hyderabad to Amritsar is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Hyderabad in May since evenings lows in Amritsar dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Amritsar

Nightlife Historic Sites Parks
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Wagah ©
Wagah
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Chandigarh Rose Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, hike along Chandigarh Fitness Trail & Flower Garden, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kansa Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Nada Sahib.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chandigarh online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Amritsar to Chandigarh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Panchkula
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Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Gurudwara Nada Sahib ©
Gurudwara Nada Sahib
Kansa Devi Temple ©
Kansa Devi Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, stroll through Annandale Ground, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Ridge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church.

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Getting from Chandigarh to Shimla by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Manali trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dechen Choekhor Mahavihara Monastery and then admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kullu trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Manali to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Dechen Choekhor Mahavihara Monastery ©

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 10th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. John, admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dalai Lama Temple Complex, then admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, and then explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dharamsala online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Dharamsala takes 6.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

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